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sending some residents fleeing california. so where will they go? nevada tax accountant george ashley says he knows. nice to see you, george. >> hello, greta, thank you for having me. >> greta: what's the story? people who live on the border of nevada and california are making the quick move to nevada? >> well, that's the people living on the border, but people from all sorts of places in california who want to avoid the california tax, a lot of them are thinking about packing up and moving and a lot of them are doing it. >> greta: what would be the reason, folks from deeper into the state away from nevada, but if you live on the border of california, unless you're really wedded to your house, why not move the mile into nevada and save yourself 13.3%? >> absolutely. absolutely. >> when does it make sense? suppose i have a business in california and i'm thinking of selling my business, should i move to inform nenevada before it or stuck paying the taxes no matter what. >> depends on the sale. if you're selling stock in the business, for example, you could very well become a non-resident of
. the president pro tempore: the senator from illinois. mr. durbin: mr. president, the state of nevada was admitted to the union in 1864. since 1864 there have been 25 senators in its 148-year history. today harry mason reid becomes the longest-serving member of congress in the history of the state of nevada. senator reid was elected to the u.s. house of representatives the same year that i was elected, in 1982, and became a member of the house in 1983. he became a member of the united states senate in 1987. he has served with great distinction in both houses of congress, serving his state of nevada. and today is the highest-ranking democrat in the united states senate serving as its majority leader. i would dare say, mr. president, that you and i will probably not really know anything about the town of searchlight, nevada, were it not for harry reid. harry reid has told us so many stories of his youth and his background in that tiny town and what brought him to this station in life today. i almost feel if there were a town or high school reunion i could attend it with harry and look a
heading out to nevada. las vegas specifically to unveil his immigration plan. not many specifics in that it's not a bill, per se. he didn't endorse the senate plan, bipartisan plan rolled out yesterday but he did lay out markers. the biggest difference in what he talked about today and what the senators talked about yesterday, the pathway to citizenship would be faster. senator rubio talked about the pitfalls potentially of republicans like him for that. >> the last time this country dealt with illegal immigration, what it did is legalized 3 million people but did nothing about enforcement. the result is now we have 11 million people. at its peak 12 million people undocumented. we can't repeat this mistake now. >> bret: so what about all of this? where do we stand in the panel, tucker carlson of the a.b. stoddard associate editor of the hill. syndicated columnist, charles krauthammer. rubio went on rush limbaugh and the president made his pitch. all sides are coming to one important. what about the president's pitch out and in nevada? did it help or hurt? >> i th
. and a few months ago, he was one of the first people in nevada to get approved. [cheers and applause] in that moment, allen said, i felt the fear vanish. i felt accepted. so today allen's in his second year at the college of southern nevada. [cheers and applause] allen's studying to become a doctor. he hopes to join the air force. he's working hard, every single day to build a better life for himself and his family. and all he wants is the opportunity to do his part to build a better america. so... [applause] so in the coming weeks, as the idea of reform becomes more real and the debate becomes more heat ed and there are folks who are trying to pull this thing apart... remember allen and all of those who share the same hopes and the same dreams. remember that this is not just a debate about policy. it's about people. it's about men and women, and young people who want nothing more than the chance to earn their way into the american story. and throughout our history, that's only made our nation stronger. that's how we will make sure that this century is the same a, welcoming everybody
a speech on immigration reform in nevada. he took air force one all the way up to nevada and gave a speech and brought it back. i suppose every president did that before him, but these are tough economic times for american people. it doesn't set a good example. >> i don't have a problem with it. i think it would be fascinating reported weekly how much they spent running around the country. i think you want presidents to travel. i never object to a president who goes to camp david because i think frankly the job is so crushing. >> greta: i totally agree. >> and i like the president being out with the american people. any president, whoever it is, but i did think it was interesting today. this is real test of immigration. i believe we're going to be able to work our way toward some kind of common sense practical steps, many which i campaigned on a year ago. it will be interesting to see if obama deliberately steps in to try to stop it by raising the antoe. >> greta: why would he do that? he says he wants immigration reform. nobody is going to get everything they want. >> here is question. do
, the democrats want it and fourth, republicans need it. >> reporter: senator marco rubio in a nevada newspaper today insisted illegal immigrants must earn their new citizenship. we can't round up millions of people and deport them but we also can't fix our broken immigration system if we provide incentives for people to come here illegally. also front and center, the battle over guns. president obama telling the new "republic" magazine that advocates of gun control have to do a little more listening than they do sometimes. asked if he has ever fired a gun, mr. obama said, up at camp david we do skeet shooting all the time, like jfk used to years ago. on "meet the press," former vice presidential candidate paul ryan referred to last month's newtown tragedy as a watershed moment. >> it's our worst nightmare, something like this happening. let's go beyond just this debate and make sure we get deeper. what's our policy on mental illness? what's going on in our culture that produces this kind of thing? >> reporter: and for its part, congress will hold its first hearing on gun violence, lester, this
. senator from nevada, for years witnessed firsthand the difficulties are broken that presents from immigrants and the families. it's important to me personally we finally resolve the issue. i will do everything in my power as the majority leader to get a bill across the finish line. >> we have an obligation and the need to address the reality of the situation we face. adress in a way fair to the people that are doing it right way. and in essence, the hundreds of people that come to our offices every year whose relatives from all around latin america and the world are waiting in line to legally come here. we have to be fair to them. >> bret: the day before they lay out the plan. four democrats and four republicans, laying out the framework for comprehensive immigration reform. they are essentially saying you to have verify the board. remove the visa overstays ander-verify to prevent undocumented workers and make sure that they receive no federal assistance like obamacare and healthcare. path to citizenship, once you get over those hurdles here are what people have to have. register
of nevada. you'll hear how eight senators as we told you about yesterday, are pushing for similar reforms and what it means for the entire country. the most significant overhaul perhaps of our immigration system that we have seen in a long, long time. lots of talk for a couple of decades now. finally some action perhaps. >> and sort of an unlikely spokesperson to me. i think senator mccain has become the face of the eight senators and that's fascinating. >> he's had some very strong and blunt language why they're doing this. we'll get to that in a second. >>> and later this half hour, chris brown gets in trouble again, and los angeles police are investigating serious allegations involving another singing star. we'll sort all of that out in "the skinny." >> sorry. i needed a little sip. i needed to cool down after hearing that chris brown news. back in trouble again. he had the rihanna incident, he had some other stuff. then the "gma" incident more than a year ago. >> never ending for him. >> man, chris, get it together. get a new pr person. >>> let's get to some real news first. protester
california. while in nevada -- >> the time is now. >> reporter: president obama unveiled his plan to get america's 11 million undocumented immigrants a big step closer to taking that oath. >> yes, they broke the rules. they crossed the border illegally. but these 11 million men and women are now here. >> reporter: the president's proposal calls for a path to citizenship. >> a process that includes passing a background check, paying taxes, paying a penalty, learning english and then going to the back of the line behind all the folks who are trying to come here legally. >> reporter: and with that, a direct challenge to washington. >> and if congress is unable to move forward in a timely fashion, i will send up a bill based on my proposal and insist that they vote on it right away. >> reporter: listen again. >> i will send up a bill -- >> reporter: the president is pledging to put his full political muscle behind immigration reform. still, republicans insist tighter border security must happen before any movement on citizenship. >> we've got fundamental questions of lawfulness. do we have a
with a major speech tomorrow in las vegas, nevada. recent polling shows a majority of people are in favor of a plan allowing undocumented immigrants to become legal u.s. residents. >>> another big policy issue on the white house agenda this morning, gun control. the president and vice president biden are meeting with police chiefs from all over the country including aurora, colorado and newtown, connecticut. senator diane feinstein who introduced legislation that includes a ban on assault weapons acknowledged it will be a challenge getting it through congress. >> this has always been an uphill fight. this has never been easy. this is the hardest of the hard. now will it only be assault weapons? no, most likely. there will be a package put together. if assault weapons is leftage a of the judiciary, number two, i've been assured i'll be able to do it as an amendment on the floor which is the way i did it in 1993 so that doesn't particularly bother me. >>> in an interview with the new republic president obama said he has a profound respect for hunting traditions adding both sides need to und
heads to nevada later today, where he'll renew his push for immigration reform. among the provisions, granting legal status to millions of illegal immigrants. >>> the boy scouts of america is now considering lifting its long-time ban on openly-gay scouts and leaders. the formal decision could come as early as next week. while many welcome the change, conservative groups are outraged. >>> another protester has been killed in clashes with police, as violence worsens in egypt. the army chief is warning that the country will collapse if the political unrest continues. >>> a quick look at weather now. rain and mountain snow in the upper midwest. mild and foggy in the northeast. >>> and finally from us this morning, as a guy who lived in new orleans for ten years, i can tell you that everything you're about to hear and see is very true. >> yes. it's super bowl week in the big easy. and let's just say the party is getting going. reporter wayne freedman is there. >> reporter: new orleans, one of those rare cities when they say there has to be a morning-after, it's every morning. and often, t
and in this last election it happened in delaware and colorado and nevada two years before that we will have to see what happens. if the republican party keeps nominating people too far to the right, they may snatch defeat out of jaws of victory once again. >> interesting you brought up the six year itch. brad, i was going to ask you about g.o.p. has to gain six seats to take control. and something that the university of virginia political scientists larry sabato said just the other day, the post world war ii average for that six year itch mid terms is that the opposition party does, in fact, gain six seats. so, can the republican party hit that average? and what do you think about that more right leaning senate that the congressman just mentioned? >> i think it's certainly possible. i believe professor sabato is absolutely correct. we could pick up six seats. historically we know in midterm elections we know they don't favor the party in power of the white house. the president has an uphill battle. the other time you have good news any time you have incumbent democrat seat pop up. the g.o.p. hasn'
in nevada. now, the senator's proposal includes increase and verifiable border security and tracking of legal immigrants making sure that they believe when they are supposed to, mandatory employment verification, green cards for top floor and college students who are getting advanced degrees, as well as, an immigrant worker program. a better immigrant worker program. senator mccain said that for republicans, the politics of all of this is part of the equation. take a listen. >> we cannot go on forever with 11 million people living in this country in the shadows and within a legal status. we cannot have children who are brought here by their parents when they were small children to live in the shadows as well. peter: as you recall, in the november election, president obama got about 70% of the obama vote while romney got about 27%. connell: we are bringing brad blakeman and. doesn't senator mccain pretty much sum up the politics of this? >> absolutely. the smart thing is it is not only republicans. they now form an alliance in the senate with democrats. we have to be careful that is a
be persuaded at 12. i'm staying away. rick in california? >> caller: rick from nevada city. my question is about amrn, amarin. >> overrated stock. i know i'm going to be accosted on the street but it's not one of my favorites. i do my own work and i don't like the stock. it is not one that i want you in. let's go to jared. got to go to jared in florida. jared! >> caller: how you doing, jim? >> all right. how about you? >> caller: i'm okay. my stock is clear, clear communications. >> no -- clear wire communications, and you know what, that one's done, done, done, done, done. no, i do like sprint but i must tell you, sprint, remember, it's a very difficult transaction. stay through sprint at least till next year and by the way, dan hesse, i think notre dame takes the big one. and that, ladies and gentlemen, is the conclusion of the lightning round! >>> the lightning round is sponsored by td ameritrade. coming up, how do your stocks stack up in this mystifying market? cramer makes sure your portfolio makes the grade on "am i diversified?" ♪ [ cows moo ] [ sizzling ] more rain... [ thunde
and would not -- >> neil: that has been nevada for a lot of californians. there has been a money flight from california for sometime now. mickelson put a face to it. he has dialed that back, checking in with sponsors who didn't share that view. or maybe he wasn't supposed to. but he dialed it back. and sarkozy has his own tax issues and there may be more to the story than it would appear. but he follows the french actor who wants to go to russia and others of means, in the case of maryland, saying they were going to see a surtax on millionaires that was more than millionaire, the government didn't see the revenue its anticipated and all but rescind t.d what are we to glean from all of this isn't lesson from all of this? >> it is separated from the personalities. anybody with that high of a public profile has to be very careful about what they say. i live in a world of fellow entrepreneurs, i can tell you. i hear from those guys in california all the time. what are they doing to us? and another aspect to this that i think is missing. i don't think that entrepreneurs or successful people would
, from nevada. great debate with stephanopoulos, no spin, no bull. and cindy withholding our laname in connecticut. you men can't tell women they can't have abortion. the state has been allowing abortions for pretty much any reason in the third trimester, cindy. if like governor cuomo, you support that, you better hope, better hope there's no judgment day. my job is to protect the kids and i will continue to do it. marsha, from new jersey, late term abortion is murder, period-- unless catastrophic harm to the mother is inevitable. from florida, just finished killing kennedy, the most fascinating nonfiction book, i've read. and i'm going to send you, copies of the declaration of independence and the constituti constitution. at the inauguration, hilarious, and waters world, total waste of time. for you, not for waters, he's having a blast. and finally tonight the tip of the day, the movie of my book, killing lynn done, national geographical channel. produced by ridley scott and tom hanks is
, he's otherwise occupied. and mayor john hickman, from nevada. great debate with stephanopoulos, no spin, no bull. and cindy withholding our laname in connecticut. you men can't tell women they can't have abortion. the state has been allowing abortions for pretty much any reason in the third trimester, cindy. if like governor cuomo, you support that, you better hope, better hope there's no judgment day. my job is to protect the kids and i will continue to do it.
we will. sunshine and warmer weather. this system dropping in to the sierra nevada so far hasn't done too much. there could be isolated snow showers. i did see five degrees up in truckee. breezy and cooler is the main weather. partly sunny this afternoon to mostly sunny. a little bit of a cooler start. cool and breezy. 50s on the temps and mid 50s low 50s probably in the higher elevations. we'll keep everything about a four or five degree spread here. cold on tuesday morning and sunny. then it looks like severe clear. sunny and warmer weather will take us wednesday, thursday, and friday. mostly sunny on your weekend. maybe a little cooler by sunday. >>> there is a report the japanese government eased its safety regulations to help fast track dream liners. japan airlines asked the tokyo government to cut back the number of mandatory inspections while the dream liner was being built. japanese companies produced more than one-third of the jets component. >>> over night investors in japan took profits sending the nikkei down almost 1%. right now the european markets are mixed this morning
-hitting senators made hur to put on the their announcement today ahead of the president's announcement in nevada tomorrow to show that there's bipartisan supports, to make sure that they didn't look as if they were following the president, which wouldn't be good for republicans in the group. while there is momentum among the elite in washington, we're not sure how this will play outside yet, and we saw back in 2007 you had ted kennedy aligned with the senate on the democratic side. you had john mccain on the republican side. the maverick came together and mccain got crushed on this issue. it was very damaging to him both in his presidential and also in his senate re-elect, so i think it's what's important to watch here as the immigration stuff unrolls this week. it's how are grassroots particularly conservatives reacting to these proposals. >> and the next big step coming up we've got a vote in the senate foreign relations committee tomorrow on john kerry. that's going to be automatic. he is going to be breezed through and voted for and hillary clinton leaves friday. he will be coming in next mo
money to fly to nevada and back. nine hours on air force 1 to deliver a 20-minute long speech that had been billed by the white house as a plan on illegal immigration. however, he offered no plan, no substantive proposal, nothing of substance at all to the assembled audience. the president chose to make unremarkable remarks one day after a group of eight senators unvailed their frame work for bipartisan immigration reform. it appears president obama could not reign in the ego and took up immigration reform in a speech that members of the congressional hispanic caucus asked him not to give. republican congressman balart saying of obama's now intention to step on the work of those senators, quote, i think that would poisen the water. democratic congressman also skeptical saying, "the last thing you want is to inject, even from a perception point of view, the partisanship or gamesmanship. with nothing of substance to offer, the president threatened to blow up the bipartisan process by offering a bill bearing his name. >> if congress is unable to move forward in a timely fashion, i will se
nevada, where one in four residents is latino, the president vowed to overhaul the nation's immigration system. he promised to strengthen enforcement at the workplace, stepping up penalties for hiring undocumented workers. streamline the legal immigration system for high-skilled workers. and at the center of his plan, create a path to citizenship for 11 million undocumented immigrants, already living in the united states. >> we've got to lay out a path, a process that includes passing a background check, paying taxes, paying a penalty, learning english, and then going to the back of the line. >> reporter: he also issued this warning. >> and if congress is unable to move forward in a timely fashion, i will send up a bill based on my proposal, and insist that they vote on it right away. >> reporter: the president's critics are howling. when senator marco rubio defended reform to rush limba h limbaugh, he got an earful. >> what you are doing is admirable and noteworthy. you are recognizing reality. my concern is the president wants people to believe something that isn't true, that you rea
no state income tax, florida, texas, alaska, south dakota, nevada, washington and wyoming. and my question to you, juan williams here, why, why would government tax people to the point that they're going to move? they create an incentive to leave the states they love. why would they do that? >> well, wait a second, wait a second, the people of the state of california have voted to approve this tax rate. i mean, i remember when you said that the people of california had a ban on gay marriage, and so this is the will of the people. so it's a democracy. >> sean: let's use new york as an example. new york is very similar to california no one voted on that except for representative of-- and i guess what i'm asking here, the president says he wants millionaires to pay more and more and want to raise taxes after they've raised them. look what happens, eric schmidt has a shell company in bermuda, why did denise give up her citizenship reasons? isn't it sad to hear phil mickleson say that. >> let me say this, do you know gerard depardieu, the french actor moved to russia and he was complaining abou
more than 70% of the hispanic vote in november. as we speak, the president is en route to nevada. a state that he carried by more than six points over mitt romney despite an imploding economy there. any guesses who kept that state blue? the president is pitching a comprehensive immigration rewrite that may sound a lot like the senate plan that was unveiled yesterday. however, it will not sound identical. cnn's brianna keilar joins me from the white house now. so will the president propose something completely different than what the senate has already done, and is there a risk of confusing everyone? >> reporter: no, i don't think he'll propose something entirely different from what the senate has done. so far, ashleigh, the white house is welcoming the senate plan. we're expecting that the president will highlight a proposal that's actually been out for almost two years at this point. his blueprint for immigration reform. but when it was put out in 2011, it was seen much more as a statement, i think, ahead of the election more than a genuine push for immigration reform. he didn't
heist. fox watch across america. nevada. officials say crooks made off with four dogs in the first break-in late monday night in las vegas. about 90 minutes later, thieves broke into a business a few miles down the road. they took several bearded dragon lizards and four exotic birds. some worth more than $2,000. ohio. an explosion tore apart a vacant home near toledo. sending one side much the house on to a neighbor's car. nobody hurt, officials investigating the cause. south carolina, the world's first successful combat submarine. the confederate h.l. hunley. uss -- during the civil war. scientists say they found remnants of the torpedo still attached to the delivery pole. that could mean the sub was only some 20 feet from the union ship when the torpedo exploded. possibly damaging the sub or knocking out its crew. new jersey, more than 300 hawthorne high students hit the gym to pop 8,000 square feet of bubble wrap in two minutes. the event set a new guinness world record and raised money for the survivors of the connecticut school shooting. all part of the annual bubble wrap appreciati
. in a news release the nuclear security administration it which overseas the nevada national security site said officials are currently responding to an incident on the central portion of the massive outdoor laboratory. more than four decades of nuclear weapons testing has occurred there. >>> a federal judge approved bp's fine as part of a plea deal for the company's role in the 2010 gulf oil spill. it's the largest criminal penalty in u.s. history. >>> here in new york a plea for help. authorities released the 9 1 from the passenger aboard a small plane that it crashed into the hudson river on sunday. the man and his flight instructor both survived, but it was a close call. listen. >> we're in the plane. it's taking on water. >> okay. is it possible for you to get out? >> we can get out if we have to. >> okay. i need you to get out if the -- >> the plane's going down. let's go. get out, get out, get out. >>> and down under, take a look at this. massive amounts of sea foam on land, about nine feet high in some places. strong winds blowing the foam on to land. the foam was formed when a cyc
on tuesday with a speech in nevada, a battleground state whose growing latino vote helped him win the november election. >> i am here today because the time has come for common sense, comprehensive immigration reform [applause] we have to deal with the 11 million individuals who are here illegally. we all agree that these men and women should have to earn their way to citizenship. but for comprehensive immigration reform to work, it must be clear from the outset that there is a pathway to citizenship. >> president obama omitted detailed proposals from his address, instead backing the bipartisan senate plan that includes a path to citizenship for a large number of the estimated 11 million undocumented people in the u.s., but also tougher border enhancement -- enforcement and a system for tracking those who overstay visas. obama took aim at anti-immigrant sentiment, saying foreign nationals are being maligned by people who forget their own ancestral past. >> it is easy sometimes for the discussion to take on a feeling of "us versus them." when that happens, a lot of folks forget mos
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